We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Woodford Bar & Restaurant

) #80 of 523 Restaurants in Cork $$ - $$$ French, , European
19/20 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 425 3931
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (24 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
French, Bar, European, Gastropub
$$ - $$$
19/20 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (220)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 195 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food is lovely here. This is a regular haunt for us. The burger is awesome and comes with very nice fries. The staff are very nice also. Any time we have been here we have had no problem just walking in and getting a...More

Thank BreathnachI
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the best burgers I've ever had. Cesar salad was also delicious. Also, lovely place with great atmosphere. Very friendly and welcoming staff.

Thank m00rc0ck
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a gem...headed to town by chance and dropped in here for no other reason than nostalgia..it was maguires back in the day and we spent many a happy night out there..anyway to current day..its fab..had the tapas and burgers,really good.The service was great.would recommend...More

Thank lizafitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

found restaurant on Friday night for family without crazy line and pleasantly surprised food and atmosphere was great! wife enjoyed shrimp pasta and daughter loved hamburger. waitress was very friendly and accommodating and food wasn't expensive. when we got back wife kept on reminding me...More

Thank charles n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Daughter and I visited the woodford Bar recently for breakfast. It was not very busy so we could choose where to sit. I had the fullI Irish and it was delicious. My Daughter had the eggs benedict and they were lovely aswell. The staff...More

Thank Caroline D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have heard from a few people about the food here, as someone who loves Les Gourmondaise and it's amazing food I had to try it and a friends birthday was the perfect excuse, we dined on a quite wed evening 3 of us, the...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Myself and my Hubby had lunch here on Saturday during a break from shopping. I've eaten here before but this time the food was exceptional. I had the free range chicken breast on a bed of mushroom risotto and asparagus. It was superb! I am...More

Thank Eileen A
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Cool spot, excellent food, great spot and atmosphere...what else d'you need?!? I had the fish o' the day, roast cod with various accompaniments + a portion of triple-fried chips. Super tasty, perfectly cooked and presented.

Thank Charl B
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I went to the Woodford for a cocktail after dinner with my husband and a friend of mine. I went to the toilet and the guys went out for a smoke. No more than five minutes. Back to our table our cocktails have been taken...More

1  Thank Antonella C
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

I have visited this bar and resturant on many occasions. They are fantastic for breakfast especially on a Sunday ! This time I visited for lunch. A small but brilliant menu offering locally sourced meat and vegetables. The bar also offers a good night life...More

Thank deirdre m
Nearby Restaurants
The Cornstore Restaurant
1,289 reviews
.06 km away
Uncle Pete's
457 reviews
.11 km away
Rising Sons Brewery
162 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old English Market/City Market
1,910 reviews
.16 km away
St. Peter and Paul's Church
166 reviews
.09 km away
Cork City Tourist Information Centre
124 reviews
.07 km away
Paul Street
42 reviews
.06 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from The Woodford Bar & Restaurant staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Bar, European, Gastropub
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 23:30
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19/20 Paul Street, Cork, Ireland
  • Location: Europe  >  Ireland  >  Province of Munster  >  County Cork  >  Cork
  • Phone Number: +353 21 425 3931
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing